Right to Health: Limits of Recognition Introduction A healthy body is the very foundation of all human activities. That is why the adage “Sariramadyam Khalu Dharma Sadhanam”. The right to health has been recognised in the national constitutional and
A REVIEW OF GENDER JUSTICE SINCE INDEPENDENCE Dr. V.S. ElizabethAssociate ProfessorNational Law School of India University A look at the status of women in India today is a cause for concern.. Right from female foeticide, infanticide, child marriage,
LegislationThe Indian law of geographical indications is enshrined in the the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999. This Act seeks to provide for the registration and protection of Geographical Indications relatin
A Debenture is like a certificate of loan or a loan bond evidencing the fact that the company is liable to pay a specified amount with interest.
LegislationThe Indian law of trademarks is enshrined in the Trade Marks Act, 1999. The Act seeks to provide for the registration of trademarks relating to goods and services in India.The rights granted under the Act, are operative in the whole of ind
The opening of a legal firm by a Nigerian in Delhi has not only lawyers up in arms against the unauthorized practice but has also revived the decade-and-a-half-old debate over the more important question - should foreign lawyers be allowed entry into
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1. While directors have the authority to regulate the affairs of the company collectively as Board, their duties of good faith and fair dealings are owed by each director individually. Directors have the duty not to place themselves in a position whe
The Indian economy is the fourth largest economy of the world on the basis of Purchasing Power Parity (PPP). It is one of the most attractive destinations for business and investment opportunities due to huge manpower base, diversified natural resour
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Grounds of Divorce under Hindu Law. Cruelty towards the petitioner. Deserted the petitioner continuously period not less than 2 years. Has ceased to be a Hindu by conversion to another religion.Suffering from a virulent and incurable from Leprosy.
If a phenomenal increase in litigation is a sign of anextraordinary growth of awareness among the citizens about theirrights, an unreasonable delay in the administration of justice willcertainly be seen as constituting an unconscionable denial of jus
Payment of Gratuity provides to workers employed in every factory, shop and establishments or educational institution employing 10 or more persons on any day proceeding 12 months.